xbindkeys

How to get xbindkeys working to map key shortcuts


INSTALL
sudo apt-get install xbindkeys

Optional(view commands)
xbindkeys xvkbd

Create config file
xbindkeys --defaults >> ~/.xbindkeysrc

Start Application
xbindkeys

How do I find out what a key is mapped too
xbindkeys -k


Open the ./xbindkeysrc file, which is hidden in you home folder
Modify the command needed for EX)

EX)
   "command to start"
      associated key

EX#2)
   "chvt 2"
      m:0x0 + b:8

EX#3)
   "xbindkeys_show"
      control+shift + q

EX#3)
   "chromium-browser"
      control+shift + o

Now for the work to take effect, we must STOP xbindkeys, then start xbindkeys

pkill -f xbindkeys

Xbindkeys
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